148 Taunton Hill Road, TauntonNewtown, CT 06470MLS Number 170500847

  • Price: $2,699,000
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  • 234 Days on Market
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  • 4Bedrooms
  • 8.4Acreage
  • 6Bathrooms
  • 1900Year Built

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Known as Hermitswood, the home a 6321 Sq Ft award winning estate sitting on 8+ acres in the historic Taunton area of Newtown, CT. A 2018 renovation was designed by Charles Hilton Architects in the French Norman style. The property features two gated entrances, numerous gardens, and two sets of grand steps that lead to the pool area. Featuring Connecticut's second natural, 'non-chemical' pool that measures 30 x 95' of swimming area, in addition to multiple pool-side patios, and lily pond. In 2015 it was awarded First Price in landscape design bestowed by CT Cottages and Gardens. The chef's kitchen is like no other, having won the 2018 Connecticut IDA (Innovation in Design Awards), it features two 11-foot Calcutta marble islands, inset banquette, custom plaster moldings that carry from the kitchen through the main hall. All fixtures are Waterstone, and the custom-built stove and oven range is by the French manufacturer, Lacanche. The two-story family room, features clearstory windows, with a 17th century fireplace of French origin. Other features: imported Greek origin stone flooring, custom oversized laundry room, home gym, home office, wine cellar, espresso room, 4 car garage, chicken coop/potting shed--This is truly a property not to be missed!
Listed by Libby Tritschler of William Raveis Real Estate

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Basic Information

  • MLS Number170500847
  • StatusACT
  • List Price$2,699,000
  • Square Feet6,321
  • Virtual TourView Tour
  • Property TypeSingle Family For Sale
  • HoaNo
  • Lease purchaseNo
  • List TeamTeam AFA at William Raveis Real Estate

Property

  • Acreage8.4
  • Building ConstructionStucco
  • Lot DescriptionSome Wetlands, Dry, Cleared, Secluded, Rolling
  • Driveway TypePrivate, Circular, Gravel
  • Parking spaces per 1000sqft
  • Parking spaces uncovered
  • Parking Spaces
  • Parking spaces covered
  • FloodzoneNo
  • SwimmingpoolYes
  • Pool description
    • Alarm
    • Auto Cleaner
    • Gunite
    • In Ground Pool
    • Ramp Entrance
    • Safety Fence

Amenities

  • Amenities
    • Golf Course
    • Health Club
    • Lake
    • Library
    • Medical Facilities
    • Park
    • Stables/Riding

Other

  • Appliances Included
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • Gas Range
    • Subzero
    • Wall Oven
    • Washer
  • Original listprice$2,699,000
  • Fha approvedNo
  • SubletableNo
  • Space is leasedNo
  • View Count20

Tax Information

  • Assessed value$745,750
  • Milrate base34
  • Milrate total34.67
  • Taxes$25,855
  • Tax YearJuly 2022-June 2023

Building

  • Full Bath4
  • Half Baths2
  • BasementFull With Walk-Out, Crawl Space, Unfinished, Concrete Floor, Interior Access
  • Attic descriptionPull-Down Stairs, Access Via Hatch, Storage Space
  • AtticYes
  • Garage Spaces4
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathroom6
  • Year Built1900
  • Property StyleAntique, European
  • Fireplaces7
  • FoundationConcrete, Stone
  • Garage Parking InfoAttached Garage, Paved
  • New construction typeNo/Resale
  • Inlaw apartmentyPossible

Utilities

  • Waters ourcePrivate Well
  • Cooling SystemCentral Air, Zoned
  • Hot water descriptionOther
  • Heating FuelPropane
  • Fuel tank locationAbove Ground
  • Heat SystemHot Air, Steam, Zoned
  • Septic approvalNo
  • Septic plan availableNo
  • Sewage systemSeptic

School Information

  • Elementary SchoolHead O'Meadow
  • High SchoolNewtown

Rooms

  • Laundry room infoMain Level

Location

  • StateCT
  • Zip06470
  • CountyFairfield
  • NeighborhoodTaunton
  • Middle Junior High SchoolNewtown
  • Short SaleNo

Interior

  • Rooms14
  • Rooms additionalBreezeway, Foyer, Laundry Room, Wine Cellar, Workshop
  • Interior featuresAuto Garage Door Opener, Security System
  • RoofWood Shingle
  • Room count12
  • Radon mitigation airNo
  • Radon mitigation waterNo

Exterior

  • ColorBone
  • Exterior features
    • Balcony
    • French Doors
    • Fruit Trees
    • Garden Area
    • Lighting
    • Patio
    • Stable
    • Stone Wall
    • Underground Sprinkler
  • Exterior sidingStucco

Water Body

  • Waterfront DescriptionNot Applicable
Sotheby's International Realty | William Pitt
Sotheby's International Realty | William Pitt
Office: 203-796-7700
112 Federal Road
Danbury, CT 06811

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